About the Dean
Steven J. Skinner, D.B.A., is interim Dean of the Gatton College of Business and Economics. A member of the Gatton College faculty since 1982, Dr. Skinner previously served as Director of the School of Management, Chair of the Department of Marketing and Supply Chain, and Associate Dean for Graduate Programs, and taught undergraduate and graduate courses in marketing. He played critical roles in restructuring the School of Management into three new departments, leading a revision of the one-year MBA curriculum, and early planning of the UK- University of Louisville Executive MBA program, among many others. He has also contributed as a member or chair of numerous college and university committees and task forces. Before joining the University of Kentucky, Dr. Skinner served on the faculty at Illinois State University, and was a research administrator for State Farm Insurance Companies. He has also served as a consultant with a variety of large and small organizations.
Executive Associate Dean of Administration, Faculty & Research
Associate Dean for Undergraduate Affairs
Associate Dean for Graduate Programs and Outreach